West of Memphis Image

Generally favorable reviews - based on 27 Critics

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Generally favorable reviews- based on 13 Ratings

Summary: West of Memphis is an examination of a failure of justice in Arkansas. The documentary tells the hitherto unknown story behind an extraordinary and desperate fight to bring the truth to light. Told and made by those who lived it, the filmmakers' unprecedented access to the inner workings of the defense, allows the film to show the investigation, research and appeals process in a way that has never been seen before; revealing shocking and disturbing new information about a case that still haunts the American South.
Runtime: 147 min
Rating: Rated R for disturbing violent content and some language
Official Site: http://www.sonyclassics.com/westofmemphis/
Production: WingNut Films
Genre: Documentary
Countries: USA, New Zealand
Language: English
Home Release Date: Aug 6, 2013
Director Credit
Amy Berg Director
Writer Credit
Amy Berg Writer
Billy McMillin Writer
Principal Cast Credit
Jason Baldwin Himself
Cast Credit
Damien Wayne Echols Himself
David Burnett Himself
Dennis Carter Himself
Holly Ballard Herself
Jamie Clark Ballard Herself
Jason Baldwin Himself
Jennifer Bearden Herself
Jessie Miskelly Himself
Joyce Cureton Herself
Julie Ann Doan Herself
Karen Bruewer Herself
Lorris Davis Herself
Mark Byers Himself
Michael Baden Himself
Michael Carson Himself
Pam Hobbs Herself
Patrick Benca Himself
Steve Braga Himself
Vincent Di Maio Himself
Producer Credit
Alejandra Riguero Associate Producer
Amy Berg Producer
Damien Wayne Echols Producer
Dan Kaplow Line Producer
Fran Walsh Producer
Katelyn Howes Associate Producer
Ken Kamins Executive Producer
Lorri Davis Producer
Matthew Dravitzki Co-Producer
Peter Jackson Producer
Tina Elmo Line Producer
Tracey Brown Post Producer
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